If you can tap into this energy/mindset, it might just give you the edge when dealing with intimidating people.
Imagine yourself talking to the little child inside the intimidating person.
It is ironic that the country claiming these antiquities is one of history’s biggest looters and pilferers of other nations’ cultural heritage, such as churches, monasteries, monuments, and schools belonging to Armenians, Assyrians, and Greeks.
Look at the other person as someone to figure out and understand rather than someone to challenge. This is a generalisation but I have come across many clients who seem intensely gruff on the outside but once you get to know them, you realise it’s all a ‘front’.
Ask questions such as “and how is that going to work? They have, more often than not, adapted this behaviour to cover up their own insecurities.
There is a very clever way to deal with this situation.
Every single one of us was a child once, fairly powerless and open to the rules, restrictions and attitudes of the ‘powerful’ adults around us.